Historic horse-drawn carriage exhibition

Historic horse-drawn carriages, a coach, buggies, horse drawn hearse or butcher's sleigh among others comprise a fleet of vehicles that could be typically seen on the medium size estate such as Veltrusy in 18th - 19th century. Collection is housed in the early baroque barn of the farmyard.

Exhibition is folllowing a fictional story of a young nobleman and his journey through the different situations of his life in connection to the various vehicles and items on display. 

The installation is made possible by a long-term loan from a private collection of Milan Štěpán, who besides collecting historic carriages also restores them. 

Admission discount is applied when buying a ticket in combination with the tour "Aristocracy: The beginning of end".

Taking pictures allowed (including flash) for a 20 CZK fee. 
 

Basic information

  • duration 40 minutes
  • unlimited

Opening hours

Period Days Hours
1. 4.–30. 4. closed
1. 5.–31. 5. closed
1. 6.–30. 6. Sat–Sun 10.00–16.30
1. 7.–31. 8. Tue–Sun 10.00–17.00
5. 7. Mon 10.00–17.00
1. 9.–30. 9. Sat–Sun 10.00–16.30
28. 9. Tue 10.00–16.30
1. 10.–31. 10. Sat–Sun 10.00–15.30
27. 10.–31. 10. Wed–Fri 10.00–15.30
1. 11.–31. 12. closed

Admission

no guide

  • Adult 60 CZK
  • Youth age 18 -24 50 CZK
  • Children age 6-17 30 CZ
  • Children age 0-5 free
  • Senior age 65 or older 50 CZK
  • Holder of an identity card as a disabled person 50 CZK
  • Holder of an identity National Musem and ICOMOS card free
  • Holder of an indentity card as a person accompanying a disabled person, teacher accompanying a school group (one per 15 students), professional tour guide accompanying a tour group (one per 15 visitors) free

reservation not necessary